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November 2009

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Soros: Major Bloodletting Ahead

November 30, 2009 – Comments (2)

Billionaire George Soros believes a “bloodletting” may be in the offing for leveraged buyout firms (LBOs) and commercial real estate investors amid the worst economy in seven decades.   [more]

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Rogers: Most People are Just Wrong

November 25, 2009 – Comments (3)

"If everyone thinks one way, it is likely to be wrong," Rogers told the Financial Times.

"If you can figure out that it is wrong, you are likely to make a lot of money."

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Jonathan Hoenig - Ten-Year Estimate? Flip a Coin

November 23, 2009 – Comments (0)

"We're not going to add a dime to the deficit, in fact, quite the opposite," Sen. Harry Reid (D., Nev.) told reporters while promoting his health care bill. "We'll cut the problems we have with money around here by as much as three-quarters of a trillion dollars."  [more]

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Roubini: Many Jobs Gone Forever

November 20, 2009 – Comments (5)

Many American investors may think the worst of the economic downturn is over, but they are completely wrong, writes Clinton administration economist and NYU professor Nouriel Roubini.   [more]

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Emerging Markets' Dirty Little Secret

November 19, 2009 – Comments (1) | RELATED TICKERS: EEM , EEB

by Jonathan Hoenig

For many years, the argument for investing in foreign and emerging markets was the benefit of diversification. The thought was that, even if the U.S. economy was weak, stocks in South Korea…or Israel or Turkey could reap profits due to factors unique to their local regions.  [more]

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New Host of The O'Reilly Factor Takes on Barney Frank (Humour)

November 19, 2009 – Comments (2)

Sorry, but this was too funny not to post and I haven't seen anyone post it here yet.  [more]

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Whitney: More Bearish Now Than in A Year

November 18, 2009 – Comments (10) | RELATED TICKERS: GS , C , BAC

Meredith Whitney says she hasn’t been as bearish as she is now in a year. Moreover, Whitney says she has never seen so much consumer credit contraction. She expects banks will do another round of capital raising because the sector is inadequately capitalized at present and foresees “another leg down” in the residential real estate market when mortgage rates and prices begin moving lower.  [more]

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Worse Than Taxes by John Stossel

November 18, 2009 – Comments (3)

Bill O'Reilly is mad at me because I'm not mad enough about taxes.   [more]

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Need Another Reason to Invest in Canada? We're Not Corrupt!

November 17, 2009 – Comments (10)

Canada is viewed as the least corrupt country in the Americas and is an "inspiration" for the U.S. and other neighbours in the hemisphere, Transparency International said in its annual report published Tuesday.  [more]

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John Stossel - $10,000 per Congressional Motors Car Sold

November 16, 2009 – Comments (7)

Economist Thomas D Hopkins of the Rochester Institute of Technology will publish a study later today (link not available yet) for the National Taxpayers Union that finds the cost of the auto bailout amounts to about $10,000 for every vehicle sold. We got an advanced look at the study, which says:  [more]

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Jim Rogers: I Have No Shorts Now

November 13, 2009 – Comments (7)

This is one of the few times in my life I have not had shorts anywhere in the world, says commodities guru Jim Rogers.   [more]

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Jonathan Hoenig - Give Me Goldman Over Gandhi

November 12, 2009 – Comments (2) | RELATED TICKERS: GS

I have to laugh when I hear about greedy, unscrupulous financiers supposedly ripping off "hard working Americans." While it might make a sympathetic story on the 11 p.m. news, my own experience in subprime lending led to big losses for me, not the borrower.  [more]

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Buffett Selling Union Pacific, Norfolk Southern

November 10, 2009 – Comments (0)

NEW YORK -- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc will sell its stakes in the railroad companies Union Pacific Corp and Norfolk Southern Corp before it finishes its purchase of Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp, BNSF's chief executive said.   [more]

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Roubini: Huge Asset Bust Ahead

November 05, 2009 – Comments (0)

The stock market rally was helped by a wave of liquidity from near-zero interest rates and quantitative easing, says economist Nouriel Roubini — but what’s really fueling this asset bubble is the weakness of the U.S. dollar, driven by “the mother of all carry trades.”   [more]

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Shilling: Stock Rally is A Bubble

November 05, 2009 – Comments (0)

The stock market’s 65 percent jump from its March lows represents a bubble, says market guru Gary Shilling.   [more]

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Marc Faber: I Am Long the Dollar

November 04, 2009 – Comments (13)

The U.S. dollar may appreciate well over 10 percent against the euro during the next quarter, says Marc Faber, the economist known as “Doctor Doom” to investors.   [more]

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Volcker: No More Reliance on Consumer Spending

November 03, 2009 – Comments (1)

White House economic adviser Paul Volcker said his meeting on Monday with President Barack Obama focused in part on reducing U.S. economic reliance on consumer spending.   [more]

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